The table below looks at the statistics for Line Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Line Management
Rank 167 176 169
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 1992 1759 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.75% 1.62% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.98% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1394 1604
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Line Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Line Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK.

Line Management Salary Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Line Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Line Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 1898 £52,500 +5.00% 272
London 0 682 £60,000 -4.00% 88
South East +37 435 £50,000 +5.26% 51
South West +20 174 £45,000 - 27
City of London +13 172 £60,000 -4.00% 20
Berkshire +56 156 £58,750 +11.90% 9
East of England -8 151 £55,000 +15.78% 32
Yorkshire -12 144 £47,500 +5.55% 29
West Midlands -25 105 £45,000 +5.88% 11
North West -13 99 £40,000 -14.89% 25
Reading +37 95 £50,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -11 94 £45,000 - 19
Hampshire -7 78 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Leeds -1 74 £52,500 +23.52% 15
Surrey -1 73 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Scotland +17 66 £47,375 -0.26% 7
East Midlands +4 63 £50,500 +18.82% 8
Manchester +6 52 £34,500 -18.82% 8
Hertfordshire 0 52 £64,500 +14.66% 9
Bristol +34 49 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Somerset +16 49 £31,500 -20.98% 3
Wiltshire +11 45 £51,500 +8.99% 8
Swindon +25 38 £55,648 +16.73% 5
Birmingham -24 38 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Oxfordshire +29 34 £40,000 -5.88% 5
North Yorkshire +13 33 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Cambridgeshire -1 33 £55,000 +30.95% 6
Bedfordshire -19 32 £47,500 - 8
Cambridge -5 29 £55,000 +41.02% 6
West Sussex -8 27 £42,500 -10.52% 5

Line Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management.

1 1229 (30.35%) Finance
2 1014 (25.04%) Project Management
3 866 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
4 677 (16.72%) Degree
5 650 (16.05%) SQL
6 646 (15.95%) Microsoft
7 602 (14.87%) Mentoring
8 538 (13.29%) Windows
9 521 (12.87%) ITIL
10 486 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 479 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
12 474 (11.71%) .NET
13 461 (11.39%) MS Excel
14 406 (10.03%) Scrum
15 398 (9.83%) PRINCE2
16 385 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
17 373 (9.21%) Coaching
18 347 (8.57%) QA
19 346 (8.55%) Service Delivery
20 331 (8.17%) Management Information System
21 326 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
22 313 (7.73%) C#
23 311 (7.68%) Oracle
24 308 (7.61%) HTML
25 303 (7.48%) SLA
26 302 (7.46%) Marketing
27 290 (7.16%) Java
28 281 (6.94%) Telecoms
29 280 (6.92%) E-Commerce
30 277 (6.84%) People Management

Line Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 162 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 122 (3.01%) IIS
3 113 (2.79%) MS Exchange
4 100 (2.47%) Apache
5 93 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 73 (1.80%) SAS
7 65 (1.61%) CMS
8 51 (1.26%) WebSphere
9 42 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
10 33 (0.82%) Lync
11 24 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 24 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 24 (0.59%) JBoss
12 21 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (0.49%) Drupal
14 19 (0.47%) WordPress
15 16 (0.40%) nginx
16 15 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 15 (0.37%) MS Project Server
17 13 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 461 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 237 (5.85%) MS Office
3 149 (3.68%) MS Project
4 77 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 57 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 26 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 17 (0.42%) SPSS
8 12 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 11 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.15%) InDesign
10 6 (0.15%) CATIA
10 6 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.15%) FastStats
11 4 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.074%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.049%) Simulink
13 2 (0.049%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.025%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.025%) Stata
Business Applications
1 25 (0.62%) Google Analytics
2 17 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 13 (0.32%) SAP GRC
5 12 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 10 (0.25%) Magento
7 9 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
7 9 (0.22%) SAP MDM
7 9 (0.22%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (0.20%) SAP FI
8 8 (0.20%) Agresso
9 7 (0.17%) SAP HR
9 7 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (0.17%) Summit
9 7 (0.17%) Visualfiles
9 7 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
10 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 72 (1.78%) SaaS
2 29 (0.72%) Office 365
3 18 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (0.37%) IaaS
5 10 (0.25%) PaaS
6 8 (0.20%) GitHub
7 6 (0.15%) Force.com
8 4 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.025%) Joyent
10 1 (0.025%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 214 (5.29%) Firewall
2 160 (3.95%) Internet
3 118 (2.91%) TCP/IP
4 111 (2.74%) WAN
5 105 (2.59%) LAN
6 95 (2.35%) SAN
7 92 (2.27%) DNS
8 68 (1.68%) Network Security
9 59 (1.46%) VPN
10 57 (1.41%) VoIP
11 52 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
12 51 (1.26%) Intranet
13 48 (1.19%) Wireless
14 44 (1.09%) HTTP
15 43 (1.06%) MPLS
16 42 (1.04%) DHCP
17 40 (0.99%) 3G
18 39 (0.96%) BGP
18 39 (0.96%) 4G
19 35 (0.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 486 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 175 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
3 142 (3.51%) MySQL
4 141 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 122 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 119 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 89 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 72 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 56 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
10 51 (1.26%) Oracle Database
11 47 (1.16%) MS Access
11 47 (1.16%) OLAP
12 39 (0.96%) Big Data
13 38 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
14 31 (0.77%) RDBMS
15 29 (0.72%) MongoDB
16 26 (0.64%) QlikView
17 25 (0.62%) Oracle OLAP
18 22 (0.54%) Data Mining
19 21 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 128 (3.16%) Visual Studio
2 92 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (1.88%) Git (software)
4 75 (1.85%) Selenium
5 58 (1.43%) JIRA
6 51 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
7 41 (1.01%) Subversion
8 36 (0.89%) TeamCity
9 35 (0.86%) Jenkins
10 28 (0.69%) MSBuild
11 27 (0.67%) Cucumber
11 27 (0.67%) JUnit
12 25 (0.62%) NUnit
13 20 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
13 20 (0.49%) ERwin
14 18 (0.44%) Hudson
14 18 (0.44%) WebDriver
15 16 (0.40%) Maven
16 14 (0.35%) JMeter
16 14 (0.35%) MSTest
General
1 1229 (30.35%) Finance
2 302 (7.46%) Marketing
3 281 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 251 (6.20%) Retail
5 217 (5.36%) Banking
6 151 (3.73%) Legal
7 106 (2.62%) Advertising
8 75 (1.85%) Publishing
9 66 (1.63%) Back Office
10 60 (1.48%) Law
11 51 (1.26%) Investment Banking
12 43 (1.06%) Automotive
13 41 (1.01%) Financial Institution
14 40 (0.99%) Electronics
15 36 (0.89%) Local Government
16 35 (0.86%) Billing
16 35 (0.86%) Manufacturing
17 28 (0.69%) Games
17 28 (0.69%) French Language
18 24 (0.59%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 465 (11.48%) Analyst
2 456 (11.26%) Team Leader
3 344 (8.50%) Project Manager
4 338 (8.35%) Developer
5 200 (4.94%) Business Analyst
6 192 (4.74%) Architect
7 188 (4.64%) Senior Manager
8 177 (4.37%) Service Manager
9 160 (3.95%) Test Manager
10 159 (3.93%) Development Manager
11 146 (3.61%) Consultant
12 125 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
13 109 (2.69%) Programme Manager
14 94 (2.32%) Delivery Manager
15 91 (2.25%) Business Manager
16 86 (2.12%) Senior Developer
17 85 (2.10%) Infrastructure Manager
18 80 (1.98%) Lead Developer
19 77 (1.90%) Senior Project Manager
20 75 (1.85%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 474 (11.71%) .NET
2 308 (7.61%) HTML
3 235 (5.80%) CSS
4 187 (4.62%) Web Services
5 167 (4.12%) XML
5 167 (4.12%) ASP.NET
6 118 (2.91%) HTML5
7 114 (2.82%) jQuery
8 97 (2.40%) WCF
9 86 (2.12%) .NET Framework
10 83 (2.05%) SOAP
11 78 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 59 (1.46%) Middleware
13 49 (1.21%) Ajax
13 49 (1.21%) JSON
14 47 (1.16%) Spring
15 43 (1.06%) WinForms
15 43 (1.06%) REST
16 41 (1.01%) LAMP
17 40 (0.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 479 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 331 (8.17%) Management Information System
3 147 (3.63%) User Experience
4 134 (3.31%) Computer Science
5 114 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 77 (1.90%) Open Source
7 71 (1.75%) Mathematics
8 57 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 53 (1.31%) PMI
10 49 (1.21%) Social Media
11 44 (1.09%) Mainframe
12 42 (1.04%) Blackberry
13 41 (1.01%) Blog
14 37 (0.91%) NHS
15 36 (0.89%) iPhone
16 35 (0.86%) Statistics
17 30 (0.74%) Visualisation
18 28 (0.69%) iPad
19 27 (0.67%) Smartphone
20 26 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 538 (13.29%) Windows
2 255 (6.30%) Linux
3 173 (4.27%) UNIX
4 113 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 92 (2.27%) Android
6 83 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 75 (1.85%) Apple iOS
8 65 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 50 (1.23%) Windows 7
10 43 (1.06%) Solaris
11 34 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (0.67%) Windows Phone
13 23 (0.57%) Windows XP
14 21 (0.52%) AIX
15 19 (0.47%) Mac OS X
16 14 (0.35%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.32%) Ubuntu
17 13 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
18 12 (0.30%) HPUX
18 12 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1014 (25.04%) Project Management
2 866 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
3 602 (14.87%) Mentoring
4 521 (12.87%) ITIL
5 406 (10.03%) Scrum
6 398 (9.83%) PRINCE2
7 385 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 373 (9.21%) Coaching
9 346 (8.55%) Service Delivery
10 326 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 280 (6.92%) E-Commerce
12 277 (6.84%) People Management
13 251 (6.20%) Change Management
14 245 (6.05%) Risk Management
15 235 (5.80%) Business Analysis
16 225 (5.56%) Performance Management
17 217 (5.36%) Waterfall
18 200 (4.94%) Service Management
19 199 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
20 178 (4.40%) OO
Programming Languages
1 650 (16.05%) SQL
2 313 (7.73%) C#
3 290 (7.16%) Java
4 266 (6.57%) JavaScript
5 157 (3.88%) T-SQL
6 133 (3.28%) C
7 121 (2.99%) PHP
8 102 (2.52%) VB
9 93 (2.30%) C++
10 62 (1.53%) VBA
11 52 (1.28%) Python
12 45 (1.11%) PowerShell
13 43 (1.06%) PL/SQL
14 41 (1.01%) VB.NET
15 40 (0.99%) Shell Script
16 32 (0.79%) Perl
17 30 (0.74%) Ruby
18 27 (0.67%) PHP5
19 23 (0.57%) VB6
20 20 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 677 (16.72%) Degree
2 166 (4.10%) ISEB
3 157 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 131 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
5 121 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 110 (2.72%) SC Cleared
7 79 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 78 (1.93%) PMI Certification
8 78 (1.93%) ISTQB
9 76 (1.88%) CCNP
10 63 (1.56%) CCNA
11 58 (1.43%) PMP
12 47 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 42 (1.04%) MCSE
14 39 (0.96%) CISSP
15 38 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 38 (0.94%) APMP
16 37 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 35 (0.86%) CCIE
18 34 (0.84%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 347 (8.57%) QA
2 303 (7.48%) SLA
3 47 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 25 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 18 (0.44%) ISO 9000
8 12 (0.30%) COBIT
9 11 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 7 (0.17%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.099%) P3O
12 4 (0.099%) BS7799
12 4 (0.099%) COREP
13 2 (0.049%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.025%) FINREP
14 1 (0.025%) GAAP
14 1 (0.025%) ISO 9002
14 1 (0.025%) GxP
14 1 (0.025%) CRD IV
System Software
1 184 (4.54%) Active Directory
2 165 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (0.99%) vSphere
4 36 (0.89%) XenApp
5 27 (0.67%) Firmware
6 25 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 24 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 23 (0.57%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.30%) UAG
10 11 (0.27%) Varnish
11 8 (0.20%) NFS
12 7 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 7 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 6 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.099%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.074%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 3 (0.074%) XenServer
15 3 (0.074%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.074%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 46 (1.14%) SCCM
2 38 (0.94%) Puppet
3 32 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (0.69%) NetBackup
5 20 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (0.42%) Cacti
7 16 (0.40%) SCOM
8 13 (0.32%) Nagios
8 13 (0.32%) WSUS
9 12 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
10 11 (0.27%) OpenView
11 9 (0.22%) FortiGate
12 8 (0.20%) RANCID
12 8 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
13 7 (0.17%) OpenSSO
13 7 (0.17%) Opsview
14 6 (0.15%) Tivoli
14 6 (0.15%) Control-M
15 5 (0.12%) TeMIP
15 5 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 646 (15.95%) Microsoft
2 311 (7.68%) Oracle
3 259 (6.40%) VMware
4 223 (5.51%) Cisco
5 136 (3.36%) Citrix
6 118 (2.91%) SAP
7 102 (2.52%) HP
8 99 (2.45%) IBM
9 63 (1.56%) Business Objects
10 58 (1.43%) Juniper
11 54 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 51 (1.26%) CheckPoint
12 51 (1.26%) Red Hat
13 48 (1.19%) Adobe
13 48 (1.19%) Capita
14 44 (1.09%) Google
14 44 (1.09%) NetApp
15 42 (1.04%) Informatica
16 41 (1.01%) Zend
17 38 (0.94%) Ab Initio
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On-call + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37559 - £43000 per annum + pension & health
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wembley, Middlesex
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: Pension & 28.5 Holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £2000 - £24000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago